Don’t Overlook Less Publicized Political Races

During this election, most of the focus is on the top of the ticket. Can President Obama maintain, or increase his narrow lead over...

Your Body is a Temple, Treat it that Way

As a Black person living in America and a woman of faith, I am proud of the role that the church still plays in...

I Will Reflect, Not Celebrate

My political consciousness was forged on an anvil not made of iron or steel, but books and music. My parents supplied me with the...

The Truth about Foster Care and Homelessness

Ask anyone in child welfare about foster youth aging out of the foster care system and you’re sure to hear about everything from high...

Diversity for Catholics, Not for Others

(TriceEdneyWire.com) - The selection of Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio as the next leader of the Catholic Church was, in some ways, inevitable. Latin...

Poor People are Discouraged From Voting

Bernie Sanders on Sunday tried to attribute most of his losses to Hillary Clinton - his recent string of victories notwithstanding - to poor...

Oct. 2 One Nation Rally: Demand the Change We Voted For

On Oct. 2, the National Urban League will join a coalition of more than 150 progressive organizations and tens of thousands of Americans at...

Odds Are Romney Will Lose

With the first presidential debate between President Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney less than two weeks away, it seems clear after several...

Baltimore Cops Routinely Violate Rights of Blacks

After reading the 164-page Justice Department report on the Baltimore Police Department, it is surprising that street rebellions didn't occur sooner in Baltimore. The report...

An Open Letter to Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis

Dear Commissioner Davis, We are eighth grade students from the Park School of Baltimore. We are doing a project called Advoc8. It is a project...

Better Ways to Handle Youths Charged as Adults

In January 2013, Gov. Martin O’Malley’s administration announced that it will not build a 180-bed new jail for youths who are prosecuted as adults...

Rosa Parks Is Not the Only Hero

December marks the 61st anniversary of a courageous act that changed our world forever. On Dec. 1, 1955, Rosa Parks’ refusal to give up...